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Rev. Lynette Dorothy Tompkins

July 15, 1973 March 21, 2018
Rev. Lynette Dorothy Tompkins
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Minister Lynette Dorothy Tompkins passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 in New Brunswick, New Jersey at the age of 44.

Lynette was born on July 15, 1973 in Staten Island, New York, daughter of Allen Tompkins and Lois McLeod-Tompkins. She graduated from Columbia High School and The Union County Vocational Technical School where she studied Cosmetology, receiving the highest senior award for hair styling. She continued her education at Kean University in Union.

She continued her career path in Staff Support with the Rutgers School of Nursing in Newark, New Jersey. Previously, she began her work career with Bell Atlantic as a Telephone Operator and ultimately entered the sales division with Verizon.

Lynette was an active and dedicated member of the Resurrection Temple Church. She was passionate about serving the Lord and doing his work, especially ministering to children. Anyone blessed with having Lynette in their lives - knew at once that she was a special and loving soul, generous in her charity, and dedicated to the word of God. Without question, she was a person who loved her family with all her heart and the world was her family. No matter what struggles she faced, she always had a smile on her face and praise on her tongue.

Minister Lynette Dorothy Tompkins leaves to cherish precious memories, her paternal grandmother, Dorothy Deluze; parents: Allen and Lois McLeod-Tompkins; three daughters: Keirah (Brandon), Amanda and Lorin (Orlando); two grandchildren: Alana and Kennedi; six siblings: Alexis, Alan, Vincent, Vanessa, Alina and Yasmin; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends from around the country.

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Memorial Service




10:00 AM 3/30/2018 10:00:00 AM
First Baptist Church

929 Dill Avenue
Linden, New Jersey 07036

First Baptist Church
929 Dill Avenue Linden 07036 New Jersey
United States

Cemetery Details


Rosehill Crematory Final Resting Place

792 E Edgar Rd
Linden, NJ 07036

792 E Edgar Rd Linden 07036 NJ
United States

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